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Edward Robert DeZurko architecture typescripts

 Collection
Identifier: MS 347
Finding aid note: Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the holograph of DeZurko's 1953 doctoral dissertation "Functional Trends in Writing Pertaining to Architecture with Special Emphasis on Period ca. 1700-1850." Also included are the typescript and galley proof of the book Origins of Functionalist Theory.

Dates

  • 1953
  • 1957

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Edward Robert De Zurko architecture typescripts must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Biographical / Historical

Edward Robert De Zurko is the author of Origins of Functionalist Theory.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The collection includes a holograph of Edward R. DeZurko's doctoral dissertation submitted to the Institiute of Fine Arts, New York University, April 1, 1953: "Functionalist Trends in Writings Pertaining to Architecture with Special Emphasis on the Period ca. 1700-1850." The collection also includes the typewritten manuscript of his recent book, Origins of Functionalist Theory, published by the Columbia University Press. The manuscript contains copious corrections by the author including instructions to the printer. In addition he has given to the Rice Library the corrected galley proof and the page proof.

Acquisition Information

Collection was a gift of Edward Robert De Zurko. Received on June 18, 1965.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Edward Robert DeZurko architecture typescripts, 1953, 1957
Status
Completed
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Contact:
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA